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A career with PLA allows you advance access to justice for low-income individuals and families in Philadelphia.


Save Your Home Philly Paralegal - Homeownership Division

PLA provides free civil legal assistance to low-income individuals and families in Philadelphia. For Philadelphia residents who are low-income, elderly, or disabled, our legal assistance is often crucial to protecting their homes, their children.

Staff Attorney, Medical Legal Community Partnership

Philadelphia Legal Assistance’s Medical-Legal-Community Partnership (MLCP) integrates legal advocates into public health settings to meet the health-harming legal needs of patients.

Undergraduate Intern (work-study)

The PA Farmworker Project (PFP) of Philadelphia Legal Assistance provides free legal assistance to farmworkers experiencing workplace abuses throughout the state of Pennsylvania.

Paralegal, Medical-Legal-Community Partnership

The Medical-Legal-Community Partnership (MLCP), a program of Philadelphia Legal Assistance (PLA), seeks to hire a paralegal to become part of a unique legal care team.

AmeriCorps VISTA

Each year PLA hosts AmeriCorps VISTAs through the PHENND Fellows program.